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Melissa Whipps

EMPA - United States


Admission Date: Fall 2017
Completion Date: Spring 2018


Ms. Melissa Whipps continues her studies in the EMPA program at the Maxwell School to enhance her knowledge of the public sector, strategic planning and to increase her expertise in non-profit management. She currently is the Director of Foundation Relations at Syracuse University, where she works with University faculty to develop and write proposals to private and corporate philanthropic foundations. Melissa holds a B.A in Earth Science from Wesleyan University and a Master’s of Science in Oceanography from Oregon State University.